Why does the professor mention that the subjects of the experiment were also tested in reading and word knowledge?
A. To show that ANS skills are not linked with abilities in those areas
B. To emphasize the thoroughness of the researchers
C. To point out that ANS and other skills are learned in a similar way
D. To contrast learned skills with innate abilities
What is the professor’s opinion of using instruction in ANS to improve children’s performance in formal mathematics?
A. It is likely that instruction in ANS would lead to improvement in areas other than formal mathematics.
B. It would be important for the instruction in ANS to begin when children are very young.
C. It is unclear whether instruction in ANS would improve performance in formal mathematics.
D. it is more likely that instruction in formal mathematics would improve children’s ANS ability.